The modern mine: How digitization is transforming industry from pit to port

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2018 21:28:58 +0000

Original Article was promoted by CNBC on June 22, 2018 A recent paper from the World Economic Forum and Accenture estimates digitization could bring more than $425 billion of value for… Read more »

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Condition-based Maintenance is a MUST for Electrical Distribution Infrastructure

Credit to Author: Mark Pacelle| Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 12:22:35 +0000

The electrical distribution infrastructure is the foundation through which power is safely delivered to industrial processes around the globe. This vital power distribution infrastructure operations 24/7 for, in some cases,… Read more »

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Solving the LV vs MV dilemma in motor management for mining

Credit to Author: Delcho Penkov| Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:05:56 +0000

(This blog is part of our series on motor management which covers various aspects of motor integration in an electrical network and the industrial process.  See end of blog for other topics)… Read more »

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Embarking on the digitization journey in mining: think strategy first, technology second

Credit to Author: Rob Moffitt| Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2018 17:52:59 +0000

The World Economic Forum in January 2017 highlighted that digitization in the mining industry has the potential to deliver over $425 billion in shareholder, customer and environmental value by 2025…. Read more »

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Why you should consider a basic operations strategy in your digital transformation

Credit to Author: Greg Johnson| Date: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 18:49:32 +0000

The hype around the Digital Transformation can be overwhelming, causing many well-intentioned operations to jump into something before they really have evaluated what it is they want to achieve.  The… Read more »

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Large Motor starting 102: Motor applications and their characteristics – for a better motor management

Credit to Author: Delcho PENKOV| Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2018 10:36:10 +0000

Let’s continue with our motor management topic, part 2. In my previous blog post, the electrical, thermal, and mechanical constraints necessary to consider for large motor starting have been presented… Read more »

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Worker mobility tools in Mining – The smart thing to do

Credit to Author: John Munson| Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2018 20:35:15 +0000

I started wearing a smart fitness watch recently so I could track some of my running more easily than by carrying my iPhone.  Not that I am a world class… Read more »

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The “PLC” – Born out of a customer’s need to maximize profitability

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 14:12:47 +0000

MODICON – Celebrating 50 years of Helping our Customers Maximize Operational Profitability, Safely The year was 1968 and in Flint Michigan a large US automotive manufacturer had commissioned a small… Read more »

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The Growing Influence of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Smart Manufacturing

Credit to Author: Fabrice Jadot| Date: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 10:00:24 +0000

According to a recent Accenture Artificial intelligence (AI) research report, corporate profits will increase by an average of 38% by 2035 in large part thanks to a more advanced deployment… Read more »

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System integrators: Your guide on the road to digital transformation

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2018 13:57:08 +0000

It’s a new day for industrial companies as smart manufacturing technologies bring new levels of profitability and flexibility, driven by advances in connectivity, cloud computing, big data analytics, mobility, and… Read more »

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Technology isn’t the only weapon for effective cybersecurity

Credit to Author: Jay Abdallah| Date: Mon, 14 May 2018 20:32:27 +0000

Technology can serve as a solid tool to ward off cyber attacks, there is no doubt, but what really comes into play is superior knowledge in recommending the proper devices,… Read more »

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